Meetings and Special Events

Maine Irish Heritage Center - MeetingsThe Maine Irish Heritage Center’s upper and lower levels are rented separately. The upper level sanctuary’s soaring arches, dramatic stained glass windows, traditional wooden pews, and historic bell will enchant visitors with a lovely venue for a concert, lecture, wedding or other celebration. Smaller rooms off the main sanctuary provide ample space for displays or preparation.

The Upper Level (former sanctuary) has spectacular 60 foot cathedral ceilings, beautiful stained glass windows and is the perfect setting for: weddings, funerals, performances, lectures, movie locations and photography.

The Lower Level Function Room is perfect for: birthday parties, wedding receptions, meetings, graduation parties, showers and any other festive occasion.

Please call call 207-780-0118 to discuss possibilities for your special event.

 

Terms and Conditions
Renters are expected to enter into the Maine Irish Heritage Center’s Rental Agreement, which will specify the times and conditions of the rental. Renters are welcome to select their own caterers, and must provide evidence of insurance and, if liquor is to be served, the appropriate liquor license.  Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in the upper level sanctuary.  Renters are required to observe all local ordinances, all applicable fire and safety codes, and no incendiary devices or displays are allowed in the building.  Renters are expected to leave the premises tidy and any damage to the building will be the responsibility of the renter. Decorations may not be attached to walls, columns or other surfaces by any method that leaves marks, holes or indentations.  Any loss of, or damage to, personal property is the responsibilty of the renter.  The MIHC’s kitchen may only be used to warm food prepared offsite; it may not be used for meal preparation.

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Maine Irish Heritage Center
Corner of Gray and State Street
PO Box 7588
Portland, ME 04112-7588
(207) 780-0118
irishhc@maine.rr.com
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